DR. GUTTMACHERS PREGNANCY BIRTH & FAMILY PLANNING
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DR. GUTTMACHERS PREGNANCY BIRTH & FAMILY PLANNING
The Most Comprehensive Guide for Pregnancy and Childbirth
Alan Guttmacher Ronnie Lichtman

Now with more than 3 million copies sold this book has been completely revised and updated for the new century by a team of experts and covers a wide range of topics including: · Choosing a doctor or midwife for your pregnancy care · Choosing between a hospital birth centre or home birth · What to expect at prenatal visits · Morning sickness and other common discomforts of pregnancy · Genetics and genetic testing · Early foetal assessment · Keeping your environment safe for your foetus · Eating well in pregnancy · The effects of infectious diseases on the foetus · Normal labour and delivery · Complications of labour and delivery · Controversies in maternity care such a routine ultrasound widespread use of electronic foetal monitoring epidural anaesthesia and episiotomy · Multiple birth · Newborn care · Postpartum care · Infertility · Emergency contraception and old and new methods of birth control

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  • Published : 23/10/2003
  • ISBN : 9780451198891
  • Format : Paperback
  • Imprint : NAL
  • Size (mm): 152 X 229
  • Category: Parenting
  • Pages : 912
  • Edition :